Genesis 27: 1-40 27 One day when Isaac was old and turning blind, he called for Esau, his older son, and said, “My son.” “Yes, Father?” Esau replied. 2 “I am an old man now,” Isaac said, “and I don’t know when I may die. 3 Take your bow and a quiver full of arrows,… Read More Despicable Jacob, Despicable Me, Despicable You
This four week kids’ Bible Study Series starts at the beginning–the very beginning. Each lesson stands by itself, as well, if you don’t have room in your schedule for all four weeks. The younger lessons are written with early elementary in mind 1-3 grades and the older kids’ lessons are written for kids in 4-6,… Read More Four Kids’ Bible Study Lessons from Genesis
“See what great love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called the children of God! And that is what we are!” 1 John 3:1 A few weeks ago, my computer stopped working. It was in the “shop” for a total of 10 days. In the grand scheme of things, I realize… Read More Where does our Worth come from?
Cain and Abel, the first murder. The first “dysfunctional” family. These lessons teach kids about it in a way that is appropriate for their age level. In the older kids’ lesson, kids are encouraged to dive into the account themselves and study it, with their teacher’s guidance. The younger kids’ lesson focuses on Cain letting… Read More Cain and Abel Kids’ Bible Study Lesson
We are starting the long, but exciting, journey through the Old Testament and these lessons were week 2 of our journey and answer the age old question–“why is there evil in the world?” There is a lesson for older kids (typically 4-6 grade) and a lesson for younger kids (typically 1-3). Both lessons include a… Read More Sin Entered The World Kids’ Bible Study Lessons
“In the beginning, God created the Heavens and the Earth.” Genesis 1:1 This is such a vital fact for kids (and adults) to know. Here are two lessons that help teach it, one that’s better for kids who are a bit older (we used it for 4th-6th grade) and/or more experienced with God’s Word and… Read More Two Creation Lessons for Kids’ Bible Study
“He called a little child to Him, and placed the child among them. And He said: ‘Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children you will never enter the Kingdom of Heaven.” Matthew 18:2-3 We sat there rocking, my daughter and I. She had awoken crying and I had gone to… Read More Childlike Faith is all it Takes!
“The Israelites did what was evil in the sight of the LORD So the LORD handed them over to Midian seven years, and they oppressed Israel. Whenever the Israelites planted crops, the Midianites, Amalekites, and the Qedemites came and attacked them…They left nothing for Israel to eat, as well as no sheep, ox or donkey.”… Read More God Calls it as He sees it–for Gideon and for us!
“Cast your burden on the Lord, And He shall sustain you.” Psalm 55:22 “Come to me, all you who are troubled and weighted down with care, and I will give you rest.” Matthew 11:28 (BBE) The day of my daughter’s last t-ball game was hot. I watched her walk across the field from me to… Read More Let God Carry Your Burdens
“I can do all things through Christ Who gives me strength.” Philippians 4:13 There was a time, not so very long ago, when I did not believe Christians should feel stress. I didn’t believe it was possible. Ha! If my life were a movie and that was a scene in it, that line would definitely… Read More We can do all things through Christ Who gives us Strength!